"We have known for at least two weeks that Theresa May's worst-of-all-worlds deal was going to be rejected by Parliament because it is damaging for Britain. Instead, she ploughed ahead when she should have gone back to Brussels to renegotiate or called an election so the public could elect a new government that could do so. … [Read more...] about Watch Theresa May address Commons on roller-coaster day as Brexit vote set to be delayed
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"When the most recent round of talks ended in February, I was as disappointed as I’m sure you all were. Since then I’ve been working tirelessly with all parties to re-establish a basis for talks, and to try to find common ground." … [Read more...] about ‘There would be a bigger vote for Leave’- Northern Ireland Secretary Bradley opposed to second Brexit vote
The Prime Minister is due to head to the Belgian capital on Thursday for the European Council summit. Brexit is not on the agenda – instead the EU’s long-term budget, single market, migration and external relations are up for discussion – but should the vote not go Mrs May’s way, she could look to secure concessions in Brussels. … [Read more...] about Brexit vote week: What are the key events to come?
"The house faces a much more fundamental question, does this house want to deliver Brexit? If the house does, does it want to do so through reaching an agreement with the EU, if the answer is yes and I believe majority do, we all have to ask ourselves if we are prepared to make a compromise," the Prime Minister said. … [Read more...] about May postpones Brexit vote to work on Irish border backstop ‘concerns’
Sign up to our Daily newsletter More from the Evening Telegraph Gove warns on risks of reopening talks as he insists Brexit vote will go ahead Remaining in EU ‘still on the table’ after court ruling UK can unilaterally halt Brexit, European Court rules Andy Serkis brings back Gollum for Theresa May spoof … [Read more...] about May to address MPs as historic Brexit vote is called off